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Labour Market Information FAQ

What is Labour Market Information
Labour Market Information (LMI) is any quantitative or qualitative data/information on or about the labour market. 

What is the role of the Labour Market Information Unit? 
The Labour Market Information Unit aims to make Labour Market Information (LMI) available through the development of a modernised Labour Market Information System. It also seeks to create a range of specialized publications that support policy planning and facilitate a greater understanding of dynamics at play in the domestic labour market. 

What is the Labour Market Information System
The Labour Market Information System (LMIS) is understood as the set of institutions, instructional arrangements, procedures, mechanisms and tools that are designed to collect, evaluate and disseminate Labour Market Information (LMI) about both the supply side and demand side of the Labour Market. Importantly, the Labour Market Information System (LMIS) is a large and significant component of the National Statistical System. 

What is the purpose of the Labour Market Information System?
The Labour Market Information System (LMIS) of Trinidad and Tobago is designed to enhance the quality and quantity of Labour Market Information (LMI). It also aims to improve the delivery of Labour Market Information (LMI) through increased collaboration between and among LMI producers and users. It is supported by an IT platform called LMIS.STAT, which functions as a one-stop-shop for Labour Market Information (LMI). 

 
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